Traders bought shares of iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd (NASDAQ:IEF) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday. $121.26 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $25.62 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $95.64 million into the stock. Of all stocks tracked, iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd had the 4th highest net in-flow for the day. iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd traded down ($0.24) for the day and closed at $105.00

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, December 7th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 4th were given a dividend of $0.1597 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 1st. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.83%. iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 41.03%.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of IEF. Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd by 82.7% during the 2nd quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 7,533,837 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $802,969,000 after acquiring an additional 3,410,216 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its position in shares of iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd by 1,778.7% during the 3rd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 3,349,106 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $357,183,000 after acquiring an additional 3,170,842 shares during the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd by 854.0% during the 2nd quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 1,223,924 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $130,482,000 after acquiring an additional 1,095,634 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd by 136.8% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,113,981 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $118,762,000 after acquiring an additional 643,492 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Patten Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd by 5,957.9% during the 3rd quarter. Patten Group Inc. now owns 588,946 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,054,000 after acquiring an additional 579,224 shares during the last quarter.

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About iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd

iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF (the Fund) is an is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of the United States Treasury bonds with remaining maturities between seven and ten years. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Barclays U.S.

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